Man shot during Dover hotel robbery

DOVER — A 23-year-old man was shot multiple times during a robbery at the Dover Inn Sunday night, authorities said.

Dover Police said the incident at 428 N. DuPont Highway occurred at 7:36 p.m. when unknown suspects forced their way into a room.

The wounded man had property stolen and police said the incident was not believed to be a random act.

The wounded man was taken to a local hospital by private vehicle where he underwent surgery and was admitted in serious condition.

Police said investigation is ongoing and ask anyone with information to call 736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous.

Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at


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